Job Opportunity: Conservation Districts of Iowa Seeks an Executive Director

posted on Thursday, July 27, 2017

Conservation Districts of Iowa, a member organization of the Iowa Environmental Council, whose mission is to inform, educate and lead Iowans through soil and water conservation districts to promote conservation of natural resources is seeking an Executive Director.

Position Description

The Executive Director is responsible for CDI’s consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives. The Executive Director is accountable for the implementation of CDI policies as set by the Board of Directors as well as annual goals and objectives, and financial, program and administrative management of the organization. Guidance and direction is provided by the President of CDI, by the Board of Directors of CDI, and by its Executive Committee. The CDI Executive Director works with a team of two office staff, an Office and Projects Manager and Water Quality Specialist. CDI also employs ten field staff that work in offices across the state to assist with wildlife and wetland conservation work and source water protection.


Full time, salary

Start Date:

August/September 2017


$75,000 a year, health insurance, retirement plan
Location: Ankeny, Iowa

Application Deadline:

4:00pm on Friday, August 11, 2017

Learn more about Conservation Districts of Iowa and view the full job description.